Close To Death Quotes

Close To Death Quotes by Anna Deavere Smith, Isabel Allende, Richard Adams, Madeleine L’Engle, Bill Berry, Patrick Dixon and many others.

People who are sick, or who have been sick, or have com

People who are sick, or who have been sick, or have come close to death have a lot to say – and they want you to hear it.
Anna Deavere Smith
Eros is very close to death. And both things, in a way, balance each other.
Isabel Allende
Rabbits live close to death and when death comes closer than usual, thinking about survival leaves little room for anything else.
Richard Adams
This wasn’t the first time that I’d come close to death, but it was the first time I’d been involved in this part of it, this strange, terrible saying goodbye to someone you’ve loved.
Madeleine L’Engle
Physically my brain is in great shape. My motor functions are fine, but I think going through the whole ordeal… coming pretty close to death, may have affected my priorities.
Bill Berry
When you have been close to death it makes you think about life.
Patrick Dixon
I’ve come close to death more times than Elizabeth Taylor has said ‘I do.’
Mireya Mayor
I was never afraid of failure after that because, I think, coming that close to death you get kissed. With the years, the actual experience of course fades, but the flavor of it doesn’t. I just had a real sense of what choice do I have but to live fully?
Debra Winger